14 May 2020

How to achieve savings? Horror stories how NOT to do it…

How to achieve short-time savings during crisis? 3 Horror stories how NOT to do it, because failures are always good to learn from.
12 February 2020

How do suppliers perceive participation in the e-auction?

The e-auction is a great solution not only as a quick price negotiation, but also as a supplier market research. Selected companies that participate in the auction can be divided into two categories: CURRENT SUPPLIERS and NEW SUPPLIERS. The main question is: what do Suppliers think about being a part of e-auction?
15 January 2020

Which product category should you choose for e-auction?

Are you wondering about using e-auction in your company, buy you are not sure if it would work? Check our new article and find out the best way to choose the product that have the greatest potential!
18 December 2019

Who’s a new procurement professional? Top 4 competencies and skills CPOs want most

A new is coming in the procurement area and all business leaders and CPOs know it pretty well. 87 is the magic number. Why? 87% of CPOs surveyed in The Deloitte Global CPO Survey 2017 agree that the talent is the single greatest factor in driving procurement performance.
17 July 2019

Agile in our work – what does the Client gain? part II.

In the previous part of the article, we described the theory of the Agile methodology when developing the procurement system. The following text refers primarily to the practical usage of Scrum methodology in the development of our platform. What benefits does the customer receive? Does he notice the difference? And above all, how much can he gain from it?
12 July 2019

Agile methodology in the process of delivering the procurement system – how we work?

Agile is a methodology that increasingly appears in the context of project management methods - especially in the IT industry. Why did it arise and where did it come from?
30 January 2019

P2P process automation – a novelty or total obviousness?

Usually, I go straight to the point, but today I will start with a short story, because it made me to write this article. And for those who have not heard about P2P or heard but are willing to organize their knowledge, I decided to describe the entire P2P process and the measurable benefits it brings to the organization.
14 January 2019

Summary of 2018 in NextBuy

The year 2018 is behind us! How will we remember it in NextBuy? First of all, as a period of intense work and dynamic development. We would like to share with you what happened in the past year. Ready? Let’s start!
30 August 2018

How much you can save automating invoice recording and implementing OCR?

Only a few years ago 80% of companies used paper invoices. The next step in the evolution of invoices was introducing workflow systems for purchase invoices, then scanning and electronic archiving. Nowadays workflow systems for purchase invoices or OCRs are basic tools for each company.
2 August 2018

How to deal with organizational issues in procurement teams and keep a cool head?

70% of CPOs who are working with NextBuy team claim that team effectiveness decreases radically due to administrative and operational issues. One of the main procurement challenges is simplifying buyers’ operational work. The thing is that it’s not an easy task as the processes in procurement teams are really complex, the number of the tasks is high and the buyers need to communicate with many parties in many cases.